What does Cardiac mean?

Definitions for Cardiac
ˈkɑr diˌækCar·diac

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cardiacadjective

    of or relating to the heart

    "cardiac arrest"

Wiktionary

  1. cardiacadjective

    Pertaining to the heart.

    Etymology: From καρδιακός, from καρδία. Distantly related to English courage, which is from Latin, but of same Proto-Indo-European root.

  2. cardiacadjective

    Pertaining to the cardia.

    Etymology: From καρδιακός, from καρδία. Distantly related to English courage, which is from Latin, but of same Proto-Indo-European root.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cardiacadjective

    pertaining to, resembling, or hear the heart; as, the cardiac arteries; the cardiac, or left, end of the stomach

    Etymology: [L. cardiacus, Gr. , fr. heart: cf. F. cardiaque.]

  2. Cardiacadjective

    exciting action in the heart, through the medium of the stomach; cordial; stimulant

    Etymology: [L. cardiacus, Gr. , fr. heart: cf. F. cardiaque.]

  3. Cardiacnoun

    a medicine which excites action in the stomach; a cardial

    Etymology: [L. cardiacus, Gr. , fr. heart: cf. F. cardiaque.]

Freebase

  1. Cardiac

    Cardiac is a fictional character comic book vigilante hero appearing in publications from Marvel Comics. Created by writer David Michelinie and penciller Erik Larsen, he first appeared in The Amazing Spider-Man #342.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cardiac

    kär′di-ak, adj. belonging to the heart: cordial, reviving—also Cardiac′al.—ns. Car′diac, a disease of the heart: a cordial; Car′dialgy, Cardial′gia, an uneasy sensation or burning pain at the upper orifice of the stomach, apparently at the heart—hence called heartburn; Car′diograph, an apparatus for recording by a tracing—Car′diogram—the movements of the heart; Car′dioid, a geometrical curve, so called from its heart-like form; Cardīt′is, inflammation of the heart. [L.—Gr. kardiakoskardia, the heart.]

Entomology

  1. Cardiac

    belonging or relating to the heart.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cardiac in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cardiac in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Cardiac in a Sentence

  1. Michael Reardon:

    When you look at the way the field is going, for me as a cardiac surgeon it may not be that great, but for our patients it's really groundbreaking.

  2. Sumeet Chugh:

    This opens a new window of opportunity for prediction and prevention of sudden cardiac arrest, and for many patients we may have more time to intervene than we realized.

  3. Stayc Simpson:

    I know there's been a dramatic decrease in the amount of cardiac patients and stroke patients because people are just too afraid to go to the hospital, and I can't say that it's not warranted fear. I think that it is, i just don't know where the line is -- at what point is it now time to go to the hospital.

  4. Comilla Sasson:

    In my mind, this adds to the body of evidence that says CPR really matters, we as a community need to start thinking about what are we really going to do to get to the next level so it isn't just a 50-50 shot of whether I get CPR if I have cardiac arrest. It really needs to be 100 percent.

  5. Emma Labuschagne:

    We researched the hospital and specifically the cardiac surgeons, Dr.( Pedro) del Nido and Dr.( Tal) Geva, they have a 100 % success rate and an exceptional reputation. From this moment we knew that we had to try and make this journey.

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